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Rotrouenge [rotruenge, retroncha]locked

  • Hendrik van der Werf


A medieval term applied to certain troubadour and trouvère poems, usually denoting the presence of a refrain and of distinguishing features of rhyme scheme. The term in its various forms occurs fairly seldom in the surviving troubadour and trouvère repertory; nevertheless, it has attracted considerable attention among modern scholars....

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